Tess stood still

"Tess stood still, and turned to look behind her" by Joseph Syddall. [unsigned likely Syddall] Alec and his dog cart to the right: not a direct quotation, but intended to summarize scene described at very bottom of same page.] half-page, horizontal above Book First, Ch. IX. 16.5 cm high x 22.5 cm wide). This plate, which is number 4 in the serialisation of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the Durbervilles illustrated by various artists, appeared on p. 101 in the 25 July 1891 issue of the London Graphic. Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham. [This image may be used without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose.]


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